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Nintendo's Impressive Fall Lineup (GBA/NDS/NGC)

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 8:26 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Today's Nintendo revealed their release scheduled for GBA, NDS and gamecube through the end of the year. Today's launch of Nintendogs marks the end of the summer doldrums and the beginning of the "dog days" of summer with no less than 170 titles for the next few months. Read more for details ...

'CustomPlay Golf' - Updated Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 5:36 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

CustomPlay Golf is the first game to focus on creating and playing your own golf course. Fusion Labs has released an updated demo featuring 3 of the best looking holes from the complete version of CustomPlay Golf, which also includes 50% of the editor enabled, presenting you with a unique opportunity to experience the CustomPlay 'Create, Communicate and Play' first hand. Read more for download links ...

'Hammer & Sickle' - 22 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 3:59 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

A unique mix of turn-based and role-play, Hammer & Sickle is a brand-new gaming experience. The dizzying array of tactical solutions for each situation is greatly deepened by the fully destructible environments - while an open mission structure and the non-linear story put you in complete control of the game world.

'Soul Calibur III' (PS2) - 82 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 1:53 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Soul Calibur III offers the series' hallmarks of exhilarating sword-fighting action and profound martial arts while also delivering highly improved graphics and sound effects to create a unique gaming experience. It also features a Character Creation Mode, which allows players to create original warriors.

'24: The Game' (PS2) - 11 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 1:40 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The countdown has begun to the release of '24: The Game' on PS2. Set to become the biggest action adventure game of the year, '24: The Game' lets gamers take control and live a 'brand new day' in the life of Jack Bauer and the Los Angeles Counter Terrorist Unit (CTU).

'Tony Hawk's American Wasteland' (NDS/NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 8 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 1:08 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Tony Hawk's American Wasteland gives you - for the first time ever in a Hawk game - the freedom to skate, or bike, throughout a rich, expansive open environment. Once you arrive in Los Angeles, the vast city that gave birth to skate culture, the sky's the limit as you progress through the Wasteland story and choose missions that will have you immersed in the action without ever skating the same line twice.

Square Enix Wants To Acquire Taito Corp.

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 11:23 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Square Enix offered to pay as much as $610 million to buy arcade game maker Taito Corp. Square Enix, known for the Final Fantasy series and various other RPG franchises, is seeking ways to increase market share and cut development costs in the $20 billion video games software market. Read more financial gibberish over at Bloomberg.

'Fable: The Lost Chapters' Goes Gold

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 10:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Microsoft Game Studios announced today that Fable: The Lost Chapters for Windows has gone gold and will materialize in stores on September 20. Role-playing fans yearning for a rich adventure will find much to engage them in Fable: The Lost Chapters which builds upon Fable's gameplay with spectacular new spells, devastating new weapons and stout new armor, all of which will be needed to contend with new monsters and other threats in the treacherous Northern Wastes.

'Diabolique: License to Sin' - New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 10:33 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Diabolique: License to Sin is a brand new third person game from Metropolis Team. Unique atmosphere, excellent gameplay, spectacular shaders, Renderware Physics. Tailored suits, expensive cars, dynamic action, and business class graphics. Hell has pretty much to offer.

'Ultimate Spider-Man' (ALL) - 12 New Screens

by Rainier on Aug. 22, 2005 @ 9:55 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Dive into an immersive adventure as you experience a living comic-book illustrated with 3D Comic Inking Technology. The game's expanded, free-roaming environments deliver a deep adventure with a variety of challenging missions, diverse game play and an improved combat system that allows players to face off against the largest number of characters from the Spider-Man universe ever assembled in one video game.